Tom Kenney - Assistant Pro/Teaching Pro at Community Golf Course, Dayton, Ohio
Apr 21, 2015
Tom Kenney is a 2012 of Golf Academy of America
What do you do as Assistant Pro/Teaching Pro?
I provide golf lessons for beginners to high level players, run two 18-hole golf courses and pro shop in conjunction with the Head Pro. I also coordinate golf tournaments and outings throughout the year.
How did Golf Academy of America prepare you for your current position?
GAA taught me the skills and provided me with the educational tools to perform my duties at the highest level.
What were the biggest influences on your career choice of golf?
I've been playing golf my whole life and wanted to make it my career. My family are competitive golfers and have always been my biggest influence.
Tell us about your career accomplishments since graduation.
I was hired as an assistant pro and teaching pro. I’ve maintained this position since immediately following graduation.
What are your career goals and how do you think your education at Golf Academy of America is helping you achieve them?
I plan to be a Head Professional in the near future. My education from Golf Academy of America has given me the boost I need to be successful at achieving this goal.